A delightful selection of articles by the ever-popular A.A. Milne, many of which haven’t been in print for decades. Introduced by the prize-winning children’s author Frank Cottrell Boyce, this volume brings Milne’s brilliant non-fiction back to the spotlight.
Brazil That Never Was
This unique travel book on the unexplored Brazil follows A J Lees’ acclaimed Mentored by a Madman: The William Burroughs Experiment. Part travelogue, part memoir, Lees paints a portrait of an elusive Brazil, and a flawed explorer whose doomed mission ruined lives.
On Dogs: An Anthology
With a heartfelt and humorous introduction by Tracey Ullman (an inveterate adopter of stray dogs), this illustrated anthology traces the canine’s extraordinary journey from working animal to pampered pet. Features six black and white dog photographs by acclaimed reportage and portrait photographer Rhian Ap Gruffydd (Gruffpawtraits).
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